Telfair County, Georgia Electric Profile

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Telfair County comes in as the 2004th worst pollution level from electricity use out of 3220 counties in the country, releasing 76,089,154.31 kilograms of CO2 gases.

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Renewable electricity fuel types account for 100.00%, or 4,303 megawatt hours, of Telfair County’s total energy production, giving the county a ranking of 1512th in the US for total megawatt hours from sustainable fuel types.

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Telfair County’s average residential electricity rate is 13.33 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.90% below the nationwide average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Telfair County has a population of 15,860 residents.

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When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Telfair County had a 5.25% increase over the course of the most recent 12 months.

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Telfair County has emissions of 4,797.55 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the national average of 4,494.55.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    204,008 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,303 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    4,303 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.27 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    76,089,154 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,797.55 kg

McRae-Helena, GA Electric Overview

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On average, citizens of McRae-Helena are charged a residential electricity rate of 13.35 cents per kilowatt hour, resulting in the city ranking 580th out of 625 cities in the state. With 291 total residential customers, Georgia Power is the largest electricity provider in the city. The city experiences an average of 1.03 electrical outages per customer each year. These outages last on average of 120.4 minutes. In comparison, the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes an outage.

McRae-Helena is the 121st worst ranked city in the state out of 625 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 41,211,855.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also results in a ranking of 14th highest in Georgia for pollution per resident from electricity consumption, with an average of 4,900.92 kilograms of emissions per capita. The city is home to no power plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in McRae-Helena

McRae-Helena residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.081/kWh$203.19/mo.$78.37/mo.
580th13.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of McRae-Helena
167th$128.44Average residential monthly electricity bill for McRae-Helena Residents

Electric Companies With Service in McRae-Helena, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699
Little Ocmulgee ElectricBUNDLED14.35134.26No DataIcon representing missing value.122,817.8417,622,739.89
Ocmulgee EMCBUNDLED13.04121.19No DataIcon representing missing value.123,294.5316,078,060.85

Lumber City, GA Electric Overview

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On average, inhabitants living within Lumber City are paying a residential electricity rate of 13.38 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is more than the state average rate of 12.22 cents per kilowatt hour it is lower than the United States average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in Lumber City deal with 1.03 electrical outages each year with outages lasting an average of 120.4 minutes. Georgia Power is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

The 18,278.44 megawatt hours of electricity used in the city must be imported from nearby cities or rural areas as there are no electricity facilities within the city limits. The city is the 320th worst ranked city in the state out of 625 when it comes to total emissions due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 6,964,210.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions. More telling of the city’s emissions reality, is the per person CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 406th highest polluting city in Georgia for CO2 pollution per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lumber City

Lumber City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.081/kWh$203.19/mo.$78.37/mo.
586th13.38¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lumber City
172nd$128.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lumber City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lumber City, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699
Little Ocmulgee ElectricBUNDLED14.35134.26No DataIcon representing missing value.122,817.8417,622,739.89
Ocmulgee EMCBUNDLED13.04121.19No DataIcon representing missing value.123,294.5316,078,060.85

Milan, GA Electric Overview

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Milan's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.95 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is more than the Georgia average rate of 12.22 cents per kilowatt hour it is below the national average of 13.45 cents. The city deals with an average of 1.03 power outages per customer a year. These outages last for an average of 120.4 minutes. In contrast, the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes an outage. Georgia Power sells 4,387.36 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than any other vendor.

Milan emits 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 406th worst polluting city out of 625 cities in the state. A total of 2,906,246.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city. The city has no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Milan

Milan residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.081/kWh$203.19/mo.$78.37/mo.
494th12.95¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Milan
268th$130.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for Milan Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Milan, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699
Ocmulgee EMCBUNDLED13.04121.19No DataIcon representing missing value.123,294.5316,078,060.85
Oconee Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED13.14150.84No DataIcon representing missing value.144,65019,003,700

Energy Production in Telfair County, Georgia

Power Plants in Telfair County, Georgia

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Telfair ThompsonWestbound Solar LLC (100.00%)
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Telfair County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Telfair County citizens emit 4,797.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 120th worst polluting county out of 159 counties in the state based on emissions per capita. A total of 76,089,154.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county each year. This is enough to rank 99th highest in the state for total pollution. The county is home to one electricity generation plant, which is 1432nd highest in the country and 1087th most when counting power plants per person. In Telfair County, Solar is 100.00% of the fuel used in electricity generation.

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Telfair County, Georgia Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Telfair County supplying electricity. Of those 3, 66.67% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Georgia has commendable regulations for consumers interested in installing personal solar.

Energy Loss

The one company in Telfair County who reports energy loss metrics reported an annual loss of 4.00%. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Georgia average is 3.96%, resulting in a rank of 1138th best in the US and a state rank of 38th best out of 3220 and 159 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Telfair County, Georgia

Providers In Each City in Telfair County:

  • Jacksonville, Georgia:
    • Ocmulgee EMC: 33.33%
    • Little Ocmulgee Electric: 33.33%
    • Georgia Power: 33.33%
  • Lumber City, Georgia:
    • Ocmulgee EMC: 33.32%
    • Little Ocmulgee Electric: 33.34%
    • Georgia Power: 33.34%
  • McRae-Helena, Georgia:
    • Ocmulgee EMC: 34.27%
    • Little Ocmulgee Electric: 31.23%
    • Georgia Power: 34.50%
  • Milan, Georgia:
    • Oconee Electric Membership Corporation: 18.44%
    • Ocmulgee EMC: 40.78%
    • Georgia Power: 40.78%
  • Scotland, Georgia:
    • Ocmulgee EMC: 29.69%
    • Little Ocmulgee Electric: 35.16%
    • Georgia Power: 35.16%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Telfair County, Georgia?

The largest electricity company in Telfair County, Georgia by total revenue is Georgia Power.

How many power plants are located in Telfair County, Georgia?

There is one active electricity plant in Telfair County, Georgia

Which electricity companies offer service in Telfair County, Georgia?

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1Georgia Power19,769
2Little Ocmulgee Electric4,517
3Ocmulgee EMC2,446

How many electric companies offer service in Telfair County, Georgia?

Telfair County, Georgia has 3 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16